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  • Luxe living in beautiful Burlingame

    Where: 1532 Carol Avenue, Burlingame, CA 94010 This remodeled home is perfectly located in the highly coveted Burlingame Park neighborhood, just a quick walk from downtown Burlingame and Pershing Park. Featuring large windows equipped with plantation shutters throughout, an abundance of natural light fills the home, and the fireplace creates [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-09-21
  • A personal paradise in Fremont

    Where: 47532 Avalon Heights Terrace, Fremont, CA 94539 Imagine your new home being a private resort, with 5 bedrooms, including two master suites, one of which is an in-law quarter. The previous owner has done everything possible to pamper this property with approximately one million dollars of improvements. They’ve upgraded [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-09-14
  • Effortless elegance in the San Francisco skyline

    Where: 201 Folsom Street #25A, San Francisco, CA 94105 This condominium in Lumina Tower B with a highly sought-after floor plan is an absolute jewel. With two bedrooms and two baths, this condo has a south facing balcony view of the bay and a panoramic view of the skyline in [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-09-07
  • An Oakland escape with canyon views

    Where: 1 Oakwood Court, Oakland, CA 94611 Tucked away in the Oakland Hills, this canyon property provides a peaceful, dramatic and elegant experience. The multi-leveled home has plenty to offer, with its tree-house feel, awe-inspiring canyon views, and open living spaces featuring skylights and vaulted ceilings. The kitchen is built [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-08-31
  • On the road with Moffitt Mansion

    Where: 8 West Shore Road, Belvedere, CA 94920 Originally built in San Francisco in the early 1900’s, Moffitt Mansion has a history unlike any other. The home was literally sawed in half during the 1960’s, placed on a barge, and moved to its current lot in Belvedere. Built by architect [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-08-24
  • A Mediterranean-style marvel in Santa Clara County

    Where: 744 Guinda Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301 This beautifully renovated, four bedroom, three bath Mediterranean-style home is located in the heart of the community. The first level of the home offers two bedrooms, a retro-style bath, refinished hardwood flooring, formal living spaces and a chef’s kitchen. The second level [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-08-17
  • Spanish-style and simple elegance in Palo Alto

    Where: 1099 Los Robles Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306 This Spanish-style architectural gem has been updated over time to seamlessly blend simple elegance together with modern amenities, while still offering the utmost privacy on a picturesque 18,700 square-foot lot. Vaulted ceilings and multiple skylights in the formal and casual living [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-08-10
  • Entertainer’s Dream Home in Saratoga

    Where: 13099 Brandywine Drive, Saratoga, CA 95070 With its outstanding location on an expansive, flat, cul-de-sac lot, this gorgeous one-story, mission-style ranch home boasts four bedrooms, three full baths, a separate office and bonus parking spaces. The sumptuous eat-in kitchen features a gorgeous island with granite countertop that opens up to [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-08-03
  • Elegant Edwardian Condo in Cole Valley

    Where: 1141 Cole Street, San Francisco, CA 94117 This newly converted condominium is ideally located in Cole Valley. Situated in a classic Edwardian building, this unit has 3 bedrooms and 2 baths plus a remodeled kitchen that opens onto a deck above the garden. There is a large room on [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-27
  • Santa Cruz County Second Quarter Market Report

    In the second quarter of 2018, the Santa Cruz County market remained very healthy. Compared to the second quarter of 2017, sales were up 9% and sold more quickly, with days on market reduced by 24%, mirroring the same activity in the first quarter of this year. Inventory is [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-24
  • Santa Cruz County Second Quarter Market Report

    In the second quarter of 2018, the Santa Cruz County market remained very healthy. Compared to the second quarter of 2017, sales were up 9% and sold more quickly, with days on market reduced by 24%, mirroring the same activity in the first quarter of this year. Inventory is [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-24
  • Santa Clara County Second Quarter Market Report

    The Santa Clara County real estate market continued to be very strong through the second quarter of 2018. The early spring multiple-offer market has continued in specific marketplaces, but inventory has increased in most of our communities, taking some of the pressure off home buyers. The single-family median sales [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-24
  • San Mateo County Second Quarter Market Report

    While unit sales have slowed slightly in San Mateo County, there doesn’t seem to be relief from the ongoing trend of continued price increases. In the majority of San Mateo County cities in the second quarter of 2018, there were fewer properties sold than the same period in 2017, [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-24
  • San Francisco County Second Quarter Market Report

    The San Francisco market remains consistent with drastically low inventory. Nearly exact parallels can be seen between drops in days on market and increases in price. Most notably the districts in the southwest corridor are red-hot — Bernal, Mission, Excelsior, and Bayview are leading the way in demand and [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-24
  • Napa County Second Quarter Market Report

    The Napa County real estate market continues its steady stabilization after the frenzy of previous years. Countywide, sales were down 13% from the same period in 2017, and inventory loosened considerably, with months of inventory increasing 31%. Median price showed a healthy but stable increase, up 5% quarter-over-quarter and [read more]
    Source: Alain Pinel Black & Gold BlogPublished on 2018-07-24

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